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The Shipyard Rock Climbing 

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This is the steepest crag in piney. Prepare to get pumped! Southwest aspect provides a sunny crag that stays shaded until 1:00 in the summer. This crag is characterized by the large horizontal pocket lines that layer the wall and provide the huge jugs that everybody loves!

Getting There 

Hike uphill 15-20 min past trail side walls

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

35 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',9],['3 Stars',22],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Shipyard

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Shipyard:
Blame It On El Nino   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 2 pitches, 155'   5. El Nino Wall
The Hauffice   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   7. BAR-Muda Triangle
Bootylicious   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   5. El Nino Wall
Paintbrush Arete   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 2 pitches, 185'   5. El Nino Wall
Lost At Sea   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   4. Bermuda Triangle
Hera   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   3. Mytho Wall
Huldra   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 65'   3. Mytho Wall
Hydra   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   3. Mytho Wall
Sulphur queen   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 75'   4. Bermuda Triangle
Too Tall for Twomey   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   3. Mytho Wall
Sea Sprite   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   3. Mytho Wall
Star Ariel   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   4. Bermuda Triangle
Star tiger   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Sport, 75'   4. Bermuda Triangle
Cyclops   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Sport, 75'   4. Bermuda Triangle
The Bermuda Triangle   5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b     Sport, 70'   4. Bermuda Triangle
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Rock Climbing Photo: The Kraken is the pristine left streak

The Kraken 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Wyoming : Eastern Big Horns : ... : 3. Mytho Wall
Dedicated to our friend and the man who envisioned/named this route, Terry Twomey (PINEY POP!).Words can't describe what it feels like to awaken THE KRAKEN... Staring up at the beauty of this blue streak will transport you to the cliffs of Ceuse. It's perfection is even further enhanced by the quality of the route. Prepare for movement involving long dynamic pulls between sinker pockets and distinct rests after boulder problems. The flow is so good it will blow your mind! The line doesn&...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wyoming

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By Nick Stayner
From: Wymont Kingdom
Nov 11, 2016
Having climbed up here a handful of times, I applaud the crew (esp. Terry- RIP) who had the vision, put all the work into route development, the awesome trail, nicely plaquing things, etc...

That being said, I think the only thing keeping these routes from being four-star mega classic status is that the pockets, large and small, tend to have many sea urchiny, spiny spikes hanging out in them. Maybe I need to toughen up, but a little bit of comfortizing goes a long way guys and gals! It sucks when your skin (not fingertip skin mind you) gives way before your forearms! Still, fantastic area that I'll continue to spend a ton of time at.

Also- what is with the seemingly continual downgrading occurring on the plaques up here? Are the locals just spinning tons of laps on these pitches and thus, they start to feel easier and easier? I've climbed a lot of Bighorn dolomite all over the region, and a couple of the downgrades are laughable! Are you doing the Bob Scarpelli thing, giving a route the lowest grade you can while keeping a straight face?!

Minor musings on a kick ass area- keep up the good work!
By TSpiegelberg
From: Sheridan, Wyoming
Nov 27, 2016
I think that is exactly what happened! The original grades on those plaques are right in my opinion.
By Trevor Bowman
From: Sheridan, WY
Jul 24, 2017
Awesome work up here guys, stoked to check out some of these more recent additions when I'm back up that way!
By TSpiegelberg
From: Sheridan, Wyoming
Aug 26, 2017
We reworked this page a little so that the cliffs are in order (1-7) as you approach them on the trail! I think it's a good thing that the page was getting messy, means new routes to play on! Enjoy!

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